Professor at the College of Europe since 1991; Professor of civil law, commercial and Business Law and Head, Institute of Comparative Business Law, Technology Law and Law of Public Procurement, Universität der Bundeswehr München; Dr. iur. (FU Berlin 1969); Dr. iur. habil. (LMU Munich 1982); M.C.J. (N.Y.Univ., 1975); part-time professor European University Institute Florence (2000/2001). Teaches contracts, corporations, labor relations, antitrust, and intellectual property; research interests in European and International Antitrust (Competition) Law, intellectual property, Software Law, technology policy and public procurement; about a dozen book publications as author and/or editor; ca. 60 articles; expert for the national government and various international organisations (EU, UNCTAD, WIPO).